Paying Off Your Mortgage

If you are looking to pay off your mortgage earlier than you initially planned, there are multiple ways to get this done. Before you begin,┬ácheck with your bank to make sure there are no hidden fees or charges for paying early. Refinance your Mortgage A good way to put a dent into paying off a…

How Much House Can You Afford?

The typical homebuyer has been browsing through properties online, eagerly looking for yard signs, and attending open houses. However, before you even go house hunting, you should know how much you are able to spend on a mortgage. You don’t want to spend months looking at homes you think you can afford, when in realty…

Which is Better: A Rental or Your Own Home?

A National Housing Survey was conducted to determine if it is better to live in a rental or your own home. This chart shows the results of the survey. What the chart does not show is the national average interest rate, which is an extremely low 30 year 3.71% and 15 year 2.98%. With these…